Ceramic Pinch Pot Head




About: I adore instructables and use it when I'm playing with ideas for my students (I'm a certified art teacher and the Art Director for a children's summer camp). I have found that it fuels my creative process a...

I will eventually make a step by step for this but for now I'll just give you basic details.

Make a pinch pot, add eyes, ears, mouth, hair you name it you can add it...basically make an interesting face.

Once you have the face done add any details.

Fire the pot and then glaze.

After glazed fire again.

Once out of the glaze fire you can fill it with dirt and add grass seed and grow hair in your face pot!

I did this with my 4th grade art classes and they LOVED IT!

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    6 years ago on Introduction

    This makes me wish I was in the 4th grade... and in your Art Class!

    Looking forward to a step-by-step!!!

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    Reply 6 years ago on Introduction

    Awe thanks! Yep I'm working on the step by step now. The kids really did love this project, they were adorable at how protective their were of their pots, and I get hair updates on a daily basis!